Bothus

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Bothus
Flower flounder in Kona may 2010.jpg
B. mancus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Osteichthyes
Order: Pleuronectiformes
Family: Bothidae
Genus: Bothus
Rafinesque, 1810
Species

See text.

Bothus is a genus of flatfish in the family Bothidae (lefteye flounders) from the Pacific, Indian and Atlantic Oceans. Some species in this genus have spots consisting of blue rings.

Species[edit]

There are currently 16 recognized species in this genus:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Froese, Rainer, and Daniel Pauly, eds. (2012). Species of Bothus in FishBase. October 2012 version.